Tag Archives: 2012

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What Patrick Ruffini Learned From Crashing the Left’s RootsCamp

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Patrick Ruffini to discuss his crashing of the Left's RootsCamp conference last week, what he learned about Obama's campaign, and how Obama's team utilized the power of the cloud.

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Unemployment Report Continues Positive Trend Ahead of Election

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the February unemployment report, how the positive unemployment trend helps Obama's reelection hopes, and the big news from Greece this week.

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Unemployment News is Good for Obama, Not as Good for the Economy

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss why the latest unemployment report is good politically, but not a sign that the recession is over, the Facebook IPO, and our Super Bowl picks.

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Obama’s Trillion-Dollar Housing Surprise

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the latest jobs news and Obama's plan for a trillion-dollar housing refinancing plan.

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Can Newt’s “Not Mitt” Momentum Win Him the GOP Nomination?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech discuss the race for the GOP presidential nomination, Newt Gingrich's meteoric rise to become the "not Mitt," and who Ben thinks will be the nominee.

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A Fresh Appeal for International Relief Efforts in Sudan

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Elizabeth Blackney are joined by Gabriel Stauring, to discuss the latest atrocities in the Sudan, how non-profit groups are working to bring attention to the issue and the need for international relief efforts and how the 2012 presidential race might impact America's involvement in the region.

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How Obama’s Failed Mortgage Rescue Efforts Will Impact the 2012 Election

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Zeke Miller to discuss the burst of the housing bubble, Obama's latest push for mortgage relief efforts, and how proposed changes in federal policy changes will impact the 2012 elections.

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The Best Republican Debate Yet

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Benjamin Domenech moderates a super-sized panel with Guy Benson, Matt Lewis, and Pejman Yousefzadeh on their reactions to last night's debate.

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How Will Sarah Palin’s Decision Not to Run Impact the Republican Field?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Scott Conroy to discuss Sarah Palin's decision not to run for President. We'll ask Scott what the fallout will be in the rest of the GOP field, how Iowa looks with her out of the race, and what Rick Perry's $17 million haul will mean for his campaign.

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Trade Agreements, China and the Impact of the Presidential Election

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the opening of the fourth quarter, the movement of free-trade agreements in Congress and how a change of leadership could influence our relationship with China.

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The Solyndra Scandal and Obama’s Crony Capitalism

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Elizabeth Blackney are joined by Philip Klein from the Washington Examiner to discuss the latest on the Solyndra scandal and how it perfectly illustrates the crony capitalism and back room deal culture of the Obama administration. Then, we'll discuss Obama's plan to reduce the deficit through phantom cuts and trillions in tax hikes.

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Bachmann on the HPV Vaccine, Obama and the AT&T/T-Mobile Merger

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Bruce Walker talks about the government's attempt to stop the AT&T/T-Mobile merger, and Elizabeth Blackney and Benjamin Domenech walk through the HPV vaccine issue in response to Rick Perry and Michele Bachmann.